Dr YSR Horticultural University B.Sc. (Hons.) Admission 2020, Dates, Application Form

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Dr YSR Horticultural University announces Entrance Test (HORTICET) for Admission to B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture Degree Program 2020

Dr YSR Horticultural University B.Sc. (Hons.) Admission 2020 – Dr. Y.S.R Horticultural University invites applications for admission into four years B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture Degree Program through HORTICET 2020 for the academic year 2020-21
Candidates can check the complete information of Dr YSR Horticultural University B.Sc. (Hons.) Admission 2020 such as application process, eligibility criteria and other information through the post below.

Courses offered

  • 4 years B.Sc. (Hons.) Horticulture Degree program

Seats Details

Total No. of Seats allotted to diploma holders is 15% of seats of B.Sc (Hons.) Horticulture: i.e., 83 seats {47 (Uni. College seats) + 36 (Pvt. College Seats) & 09 EWS quota seats (05 Uni. College seats) + 04 (Pvt. College seats)} Total =92 seats (Uni. College seats + Pvt. College seats)

Dr YSR Horticultural University B.Sc. (Hons.) Admission 2020 Important Dates



Last Date for Submission of Application Form

20th October 2020 (04.00 PM)

Date of Common Entrance Test

10th November 2020

Eligibility Criteria for Dr YSR Horticultural University B.Sc. (Hons.) Admission 2020

  • A pass in Diploma in Horticulture course from Dr. YSRHU. (Those who are going to complete the Diploma requirements in 2019-20 academic year can also apply, but submission of Final Memorandum of Marks-cum-Pass Certificate of Diploma in Horticulture is must at the time of Admission counselling).

Age Criteria

  • The candidates should have completed 17 years of age as on 31st December of the year of admission with an upper age limit of 22 years for all candidates, 25 years in respect of S.C. & S.T. candidates and 27 years in respect of Physically Challenged (Differently abled) candidates

Dr YSR Horticultural University B.Sc. (Hons.) Admission 2020 Application Process

  • Interested candidates may apply for admission in the prescribed proforma (enclosed) along with a Demand Draft of Rs.750/-for General/BC candidates and for Rs.375/- in case of SC/ST/Differently abled persons drawn in favour of the “COMPTROLLER, Dr. Y.S.R Horticultural University, payable at TADEPALLIGUDEM” Branch IFSC Code: ANDB0000550 on any Nationalized Bank (Original DD should be attached with the application form).
  • Application form duly filled in should reach “The Registrar, Dr. Y.S.R Horticultural University, Venkataramannagudem-534101, West Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh on or before 20-10-2020 by 4.00 PM either in person or by post.
  • Applications received after the last date will not be entertained and Dr. YSRHU is not responsible for any postal delay.

Application Fee

  • Original Demand Draft for Rs.750/- for General/BC Candidates and for Rs.325/- in case of SC/ST /Physically Disabled Persons drawn in favour of “COMPTROLLER, Dr. YSR Horticultural University, payable at Tadepalligudem” Branch IFSC Code: “ANDB0000550” on any Nationalized Bank

Entrance Test

  • The question paper contains questions in Telugu Medium


  • The Syllabus prescribed by Dr. YSRHU to Diploma in Horticulture Course.

Duration & Marks

  • Entrance test is for 2.00 hours duration and the question paper (Multiple choice objective type questions) consists of 200 multiple choice bits.



As per rules of Government of Andhra Pradesh.


The above seats will be allocated in the ratio of 85% for local candidates and remaining 15% seats will be treated as unreserved quota.

Issue of Hall Tickets

  • The list of eligible candidates along with the Hall Ticket numbers will be displayed in the University website i.e., www.drysrhu.edu.in. Please download the Hall Ticket and attend the HORTICET test.
  • Candidates without MASK are not permitted to enter the Examination Centre.
  • Candidates are allowed to carry the following items with them into the exam centre in view of COVID-19 pandemic.

1) Gloves

2) Personal transparent water bottle

3) A simple pen

4) Exam related material (ID Card etc.,)

Qualifying Marks HORTICET-2020

  • The qualifying percentage of marks for the HORTICET-2020 is 25% of the aggregate marks and in the case of SC/ST candidates there shall be no minimum qualifying marks for ranking the candidates in HORTICET being conducted by the Dr. YSRHU.


  • The merit list of the candidates will be displayed on the University website. For the preparation of merit list in case of more than one student securing the same marks, the tie shall be resolved by considering
  • Percentage of aggregate marks secured in the qualifying exam i.e., OGPA in Diploma in Horticulture course.


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website